The child's sacred year; or, Thoughts in verse, for the Sundays throughout the year, written by the daughter of a deceased clergyman

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Page vii - And there shall be signs in the sun, and in the moon, and in the stars ; and upon the earth distress of nations, with perplexity; the sea and the waves roaring; men's hearts failing them for fear, and for looking after those things which are coming on the earth : for the powers of heaven shall be shaken.
Page 19 - And he saith unto them, Why are ye fearful, O ye of little faith? Then he arose, and rebuked the winds and the sea; and there was a great calm.
Page 2 - And this is the record of John : when the Jews sent priests and Levites from Jerusalem to ask him, Who art thou ? And he confessed, and denied not ; but confessed, I am not the Christ.
Page 3 - And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. And, lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them, and the glory of the Lord shone round about them; and they were sore afraid.
Page 37 - ... made a marriage for his son, and sent forth his servants to call them that were bidden to the wedding : and they would not come. Again, he sent forth other servants, saying, Tell them which are bidden, Behold, I have prepared my dinner ; my oxen and my fatlings are killed, and all things are ready: come unto the marriage.
Page 32 - I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called...
Page 40 - For the vision is yet for an appointed time, but at the end it shall speak, and not lie : though it tarry, wait for it ; because it will surely come, it will not tarry. Behold, his soul which is lifted up is not upright in him : but the just shall live by his faith.
Page x - John again those things which ye do hear and see : 5 The blind receive their sight, and the lame walk, the lepers arc cleansed, and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up, and the poor have the gospel preached to them. 6 And blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended in me.
Page 45 - My voice shalt thou hear in the morning, O Lord ; in the morning will I direct my prayer to thee and will look up.
Page 10 - ... declareth, yea, there is none that heareth your words. 27 The first shall say to Zion, Behold, behold them : and I will give to Jerusalem one that bringeth good tidings. 28 For I beheld, and there was no man ; even among them, and there was no counsellor, that, when I asked of them, could answer a word.

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